WA grain receival sites breaking records

Over 600,000t in receivals from Esperance and Albany.

10 DEC 2018

Agronomy

WA grain receival sites breaking records
WA grain receival sites breaking records
WA grain receival sites breaking records
WA grain receival sites breaking records

Registrations open for 2019 Grains Research Update

The Annual GDRC Grains Research Update for 2019 is now open for registration.

07 DEC 2018

Agronomy

Registrations open for 2019 Grains Research Update
Registrations open for 2019 Grains Research Update
Registrations open for 2019 Grains Research Update

Wheat genome revealed

Researchers from around the world have mapped the complete wheat genome.

05 DEC 2018

Agronomy

Wheat genome revealed
Wheat genome revealed

Winter crop forecast downgraded

Frost and the driest September on record downgrades Australia's winter crop forecast.

05 DEC 2018

Agronomy

Winter crop forecast downgraded

Oats exports expected to grow by up to 10% annually

WA oats have a reputational point of difference in Asian markets.

30 NOV 2018

Agronomy

Oats exports expected to grow by up to 10% annually
Oats exports expected to grow by up to 10% annually

Clean seed reduces mungbean disease risk  

Growers urged to pay close attention to mungbeans.

28 NOV 2018

Agronomy

Clean seed reduces mungbean disease risk  
Clean seed reduces mungbean disease risk  

Soil project will put Australian science into farmers' hands

A new project is aiming to develop digital tools using soil science.

10 DEC 2018

Soils

Soil project will put Australian science into farmers' hands
Soil project will put Australian science into farmers' hands
Soil project will put Australian science into farmers' hands
Soil project will put Australian science into farmers' hands

Renovating non-wetting sands

Using clay to improve pH and burying weed seed

05 NOV 2018

Soils

Renovating non-wetting sands
Renovating non-wetting sands
Renovating non-wetting sands

Being ready for rain

How quickly pastures bounce back depends on what happens to them during the drought.

21 SEP 2018

Soils

Being ready for rain

Beetles part of $23 million deal

A multi-pronged research effort aims to help farming through dung beetles.

10 SEP 2018

Soils

Beetles part of $23 million deal
Beetles part of $23 million deal

Accu-Spread model made public

Fertiliser spreader testing software can now be cheaply obtained.

05 SEP 2018

Soils

Accu-Spread model made public
Accu-Spread model made public

Australia's largest collaborative soil research initiative launched

A soil Co-operative Research Centre has been opened at the University of Newcastle, NSW.

03 AUG 2018

Soils

Australia's largest collaborative soil research initiative launched
Australia's largest collaborative soil research initiative launched

Changes to using 2,4D cause concern about spray drift

Grain producers asked to avoid night spraying when it comes to summer weed control.

07 DEC 2018

Weeds

Changes to using 2,4D cause concern about spray drift
Changes to using 2,4D cause concern about spray drift
Changes to using 2,4D cause concern about spray drift
Changes to using 2,4D cause concern about spray drift

New guide to combat skeleton weed

New skeleton weed guide released for 2018-19 harvest.

26 NOV 2018

Weeds

New guide to combat skeleton weed
New guide to combat skeleton weed
New guide to combat skeleton weed

Feed on the move could be a weed risk

Be aware of the risks of spreading weeds when using hay.

29 AUG 2018

Weeds

Feed on the move could be a weed risk
Feed on the move could be a weed risk

Shocking new weed treatment created

A UK company has developed a means of killing weeds with electricity.

10 AUG 2018

Weeds

Shocking new weed treatment created

Taking the competition to the weeds

Enlist a tactical war on weeds with competitive crops

07 MAR 2018

Agronomy

Taking the competition to the weeds
Taking the competition to the weeds

How tillage is helping beat weed resistance

Some no-till paddocks are becoming unprofitable due to the cost of spraying

05 FEB 2018

Agronomy

How tillage is helping beat weed resistance
How tillage is helping beat weed resistance

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WA grain yields higher than expected

Canola tonnage in the state will be the lowest for years.

12 NOV 2018

Grain Storage

WA grain yields higher than expected
WA grain yields higher than expected
WA grain yields higher than expected
WA grain yields higher than expected

Make silos part of your spring cleaning 'to do' list

Keep hygiene top of mind around grain storage and handling gear this harvest.

01 OCT 2018

Grain Storage

Make silos part of your spring cleaning 'to do' list
Make silos part of your spring cleaning 'to do' list
Make silos part of your spring cleaning 'to do' list

Grains industry faces 'capital shift' to stay competitive

Grain producers have options in shifting supply logistics landscape.

17 SEP 2018

Grain Storage

Grains industry faces 'capital shift' to stay competitive

Clean up grain storages before temperatures rise

Grain storage areas need to be kept clean.

12 SEP 2018

Grain Storage

Clean up grain storages before temperatures rise
Clean up grain storages before temperatures rise

New fans for Kotzur

Silo manufacturer Kotzur has boosted its range of aeration fans.

03 SEP 2018

Grain Storage

New fans for Kotzur
New fans for Kotzur

Vale Peter Botta

Grain storage expert Peter Botta passed away suddenly last month. Image courtesy Ben White.

03 AUG 2018

Grain Storage

Vale Peter Botta
Vale Peter Botta